Violet Ruby Myrtle Askey

1886–
New Town, Tasmania, Australia

The Life of Violet Ruby Myrtle

When Violet Ruby Myrtle Askey was born on 28 July 1886, in New Town, Tasmania, Australia, her father, Henry Askey, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Johnson, was 28. She married Arthur William George Collins on 11 May 1917, in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. She lived in Port Arthur, Tasmania, Australia in 1886. She died in Tasmania, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Violet Ruby Myrtle Askey
1886–
Arthur William George Collins
1880–1962
Marriage: 11 May 1917

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
11 May 1917
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Parents & Siblings

  • Henry Askey

    Male1861–1916Male

  • Elizabeth Ann Johnson

    Female1858–1921Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1892

Age 6

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 15

First Federal election.
1918

Age 32

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Name Meaning

Northern English:1. from an early Middle English personal name of Scandinavian origin, related to Old Danish Aski, a derivative of askr ‘ash tree’. 2. variant of Askew .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Violet Ruby Myrtle Askey, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration, 1803-1933"
  • Violet Reube Myrtle Askey, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • Violet Reube Myrtle Askey, "World Miscellaneous Births and Baptisms, 1534-1983"

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